Weekend Getaways

Looking for the perfect weekend getaway? Whether you want to hit the beach for a long weekend or explore a new city, Travel + Leisure has travel tips, news, and information about the most exciting destinations for the best weekend getaways. Our weekend getaway ideas cover road trips, beach vacations, city breaks, and more from coast to coast.

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25 Best Lake Vacations in the U.S.

These are the 25 best lake vacations in the United States, whether you're looking for a waterfront romantic getaway or a fun summer vacation.

8 Affordable Weekend Getaways Around the U.S.

Need a vacation, but short on time and money? One of these affordable weekend getaway ideas might be the solution.

7 Best West Coast Road Trips in the U.S.

Lively cities, charming coastal towns, beautiful beaches, rugged national parks, and more await.

The Best Road Trip for Each Zodiac Sign

Editor's Note: Those who choose to travel are strongly encouraged to check local government restrictions, rules, and safety measures related to COVID-19 and take personal comfort levels and health conditions into consideration before departure. You’ve probably heard (ad nauseam) that it’s not always about the destination, but the journey that leads you there. And, while you may roll your eyes upon hearing it for the umpteenth time, there’s a lot of truth in that often overused statement. Related: The Best National Park Adventure for Every Zodiac Sign  Packing up the car and hitting the road can be just as thrilling as hopping on a plane — there are endless roads that will inspire even the most skeptical of travelers. The only issue? Figuring out exactly which journey is right for you. Instead of closing your eyes and choosing wherever your finger ends up pointing on a map, trust that your astrological sign will take you where you need to be. Related: Where You Should Travel Solo, Based on Your Zodiac Sign Your zodiac sign often reveals a lot about your personality, so let it guide you to the trip best suited to your likes and dislikes before plugging a foreign destination into your GPS.

More Weekend Getaways

9 Weekend Getaways From San Diego That Will Bring You to Mountains, Deserts, National Parks, Vineyards, and More

Whether you're looking for an active trip filled with hiking and water sports or a relaxing vacation spent lazing around a pool or on the beach, San Diego is just a short drive from several destinations that make for perfect weekend getaways.

The Best Weekend Getaways for Couples

Want to spice things up in your relationship? Then it's time to get out of town. Here are the best weekend getaways for couples.

6 Best Road Trips From Chicago (Video)

Waterfalls, storybook towns, incredible food, and more await just a short drive from Chicago.